Reserve Cabernet Franc

Reserve Cabernet Franc

Tasting Notes

Rich licorice aromas with hints of graphite introduce pie cherry, currant and cola flavors. This medium-bodied wine finishes with fine tannins and chai-like notes of cedar bark, white pepper and caramelized sugar.

Winemaking Notes

Vintage: 2013

Varietal Blend: 90% Cabernet Franc, 10% Cabernet Sauvignon

Appellation: Columbia Valley

TA: 5.8 g/l

RS: .2 g/l

Alcohol: 14.5%

Vineyards: Canyon Vineyard Ranch, Blackrock

Oak: 33% new American oak; 67% second-to fourth-use mixed oak

Fining: None

Aging: 26 months

Malolactic: None%

Yeast: Pasteur Red

Harvest Dates: September 30, 2013

Bottling Date: November 2015